The first two years of the pre-medicine program may be taken at Ridgewater College. A well-rounded background in sciences, humanities and general education is recommended. The following program plan is patterned after the University of Minnesota. Students should complete the following prerequisites and to the extent possible, complete the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum.
Course Outline
Required Courses
(13 Courses)
Course Title Credits
BIOL 200 General Biology I
BIOL 201 General Biology II
CHEM 151 Principles of Chemistry I
CHEM 152 Principles of Chemistry II
CHEM 261 Introduction to Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 262 Introduction to Organic Chemistry II
ENGL 121 College Composition I - Critical Reading & Writing
ENGL 122 College Composition II: Writing with Sources
MATH 121 Calculus I: Calculus and Analytic Geometry
MATH 207 Statistics and Its Applications
PHYS 101 College Physics
PHYS 102 College Physics II
PSYC 131 Introduction to Psychology
Total Credits: 57  
Elective Courses
Choose at least three courses in at least two of the following areas: History, Sociology, Anthropology, Philosophy, Art, and Music.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Program of Study Credits: 57